Saturday, January 23, 2016

Why the Anglican-Episcopal clash may spell a theological revision (COMMENTARY)

From RNS-

What’s next for the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion?

The widening chasm was on full display last week as a meeting of Anglican primates voted to suspend the LGBT-affirming Episcopal Church in the United States from participating in decisions about doctrine or polity for three years.

Though no surprise to church watchers, the decision was jarring for Episcopalians who take pride in their denomination’s inclusive stance on sexual minorities.

News reports on the censure invariably quoted Episcopalians dismayed and disappointed that the worldwide Anglican Communion does not share their enthusiasm for LGBT inclusion in the church.

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